Activity

From 2019-03-06 to 2019-04-04

2019-04-04

19:09 Case #636: Removal and change of catheter for dialysis
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden 2019-04-04* (Swe ID C775)
Yes, we want both PHXA52/DK005 and PHXB30/SP382 to have OR=2 i...
Mats Fernström

2019-03-29

10:11 Case #641 (Accepted): Missing plus signs in ICD field in Drglogic
Martti Virtanen
10:10 Case #640 (Accepted): Tracheostomy on newborns
Martti Virtanen
10:01 Case #637 (Accepted): Generell Anestesia affects the grouping incorrect
2019-03-11 Expert group
The changes were accepted for Sweden.
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-28

16:38 Case #636 (Further active): Removal and change of catheter for dialysis
Martti Virtanen
16:36 Case #636: Removal and change of catheter for dialysis
2019-03-11 Martti Virtanen
I realize that I promised too much. I must have been in a harry and missed some features...
Martti Virtanen
10:19 Case #635 (Further active): Injection into the vocal cord
2018-03-11 Expert group
The case was postponed for further analysis by Sweden and Norway
Martti Virtanen
10:14 Case #634 (Accepted): Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
2018-03-28 Nordic Casemix Centre Martti Virtanen
As Sweden does not agree with the proposal we have to modify the so...
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-27

16:59 Case #633 (Further active): Liposuction
2019-03-11 Expert group
The number of cases potentiallly affected by the change is very low.
The case was withdraw...
Martti Virtanen
16:55 Case #632 (Rejected): TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
2018-03-11 Expert group
This case is an important dicussion area and it is important that the work is reported to ot...
Martti Virtanen
16:46 Case #631 (Rejected): STG (Særtjenestegrupper) - specialized health care outside hospitals
2019-03-11 Expert group
The expert group noticed the intresting development that is at this point only for Norway.
...
Martti Virtanen
16:41 Case #630 (Further active): Surgery - short therapy
Martti Virtanen
16:36 Case #630: Surgery - short therapy
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert accepted that Norway may use specific rules. NOrway has to specify the changes they n...
Martti Virtanen
16:04 Case #629 (Further active): Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group postponed the case for further information from Norway
Martti Virtanen
16:01 Case #628 (Accepted): Acquired hydrocephalus of newborn
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group accepted the change of ICD+ mapping.
Martti Virtanen
15:17 Case #627 (Further active): T855 groups to DRG 921O
Martti Virtanen
15:17 Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
2019-03-11 Expert group
The case was postponed for economical analysis (Sweden, Finland, Norway?)
Martti Virtanen
15:14 Case #626 (Further active): Integrating ICPC2 codes into NordDRG system
2019-03-11 Expert group
This work is currently only for Finland. We can integrate ICPC codes to ICD+ based on the ex...
Martti Virtanen
15:03 Case #624 (Rejected): MDC 12 and 13
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group agreed that there are no resources for this extensive work. Therefore the case ...
Martti Virtanen
15:00 Case #622 (Accepted): Access procedures for dialysis
Martti Virtanen
14:13 Case #622: Access procedures for dialysis
2018-03-27 Martti Virtanen, Nordic Casemix Centre
The changes in this case are:
1) Cases with insertion of peritone...
Martti Virtanen
14:54 Case #623 (Accepted): Fiberoendoscopic intubation and Tracheoscopy
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-25

14:26 Case #621 (Accepted): Correction of procedure property of code WD325 Demanding therapy of methast...
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
14:24 Case #620 (Accepted): Healthy person following sick
Martti Virtanen
14:24 Case #620: Healthy person following sick
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted as proposed by Swe.
Martti Virtanen
14:16 Case #619 (Accepted): SWE DRG C76O and C37O both concerning sleeping disorder/ investigation
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
14:11 Case #618 (Accepted): Splitting DRG 243 Medical back problems based on CC/non-CC
2019-03-11 Expert group
The case was accepted for Finland.
The changes is done by adding /Fin tho nat_ver to rul...
Martti Virtanen
14:07 Case #617 (Accepted): Splitting DRG 020 Nervous system infection except viral meningitis based on...
Martti Virtanen
14:07 Case #617: Splitting DRG 020 Nervous system infection except viral meningitis based on CC/non-CC
2019-03-11 Expert group.
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
14:02 Case #616 (Accepted): Discharge information (transfer) not available anymore, change of the group...
2019-03-11 Expert group
A finnish problem. The effects may need further consideration by Finland. At this point the ...
Martti Virtanen
13:59 Case #615 (Accepted): Adding PROCPR 02S24 to codes CKD92/CKSD92, CKD93/CKSD93, CKD94/CKSD94, CKD9...
Martti Virtanen
13:59 Case #615: Adding PROCPR 02S24 to codes CKD92/CKSD92, CKD93/CKSD93, CKD94/CKSD94, CKD95/CKSD95
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:57 Case #613 (Accepted): Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedu...
Martti Virtanen
13:51 Case #613: Interventions with 09S07 'Other skin, subcutaneous tissue or breast procedure' without...
2019-03-11 Expert group
The principle was accepted. If in future this kind of problems appear, this principle will b...
Martti Virtanen
13:55 Case #612 (Accepted): Properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27 revisited
Martti Virtanen
13:46 Case #612: Properties of procedure codes AEA24/AESA24 and AEA27/AESA27 revisited
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:54 Case #611 (Accepted): Physiotherapy with massage
Martti Virtanen
13:44 Case #611: Physiotherapy with massage
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted and done accordign to suggestion already for 2019 version.
Martti Virtanen
13:54 Case #610 (Accepted): Subcodes of D758 ‘Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organ...
Martti Virtanen
13:41 Case #610: Subcodes of D758 ‘Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs’
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted, it already implemented.
Martti Virtanen
13:53 Case #614 (Accepted): Adding the PROCPR 30D72 to code HAX014/HA3RT Breast lesion destruction with...
Martti Virtanen
13:52 Case #614: Adding the PROCPR 30D72 to code HAX014/HA3RT Breast lesion destruction with radiofrequ...
2019-03-11 Expert group
The case was accpeted
Martti Virtanen
13:40 Case #607 (Accepted): Removing complication exclusion rules from common codes affects all version...
Martti Virtanen
13:38 Case #607: Removing complication exclusion rules from common codes affects all versions (ex. E108...
2018-03-11 Expert group
Accpeted, already done.
Martti Virtanen
13:39 Case #609 (Accepted): Cutaneous intervention with relation to deep infection – one impossible rule
2019-03-11 Expert group
The prosal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:28 Case #608 (Accepted): Codes with identical content must have same properties
2019-03-11 Expert group
The principle was accepted but the special case of K2380*B3780 has be dealt with separately ...
Martti Virtanen
13:25 Case #606 (Accepted): Dagger-asterisk pair and specific national subcode (example K2380*B3780)
2019-03-11 Expert group
Sweden cannot deny the use of the code pair K3280*B3780.
Therefore we add a new code to IC...
Martti Virtanen
13:16 Case #605 (Accepted): Facial nerve paralysis with upper motor neuron disease (G83.6)
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:13 Case #602 (Accepted): Deletion of DRG Z92N 'Saknad eller negativ vårdtid'
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:11 Case #601 (Accepted): Clarification of a new rules for DRGlogic
2018-03-19 Expert group
The problem was discuessed. No changes are needed.
Martti Virtanen
13:09 Case #600 (Accepted): Activation of 06I10 'Complicated or bleeding gastric or bowel ulcer'
2018-03-11 Expert group
The proposal was accepted.
Martti Virtanen
13:08 Case #599 (Accepted): Rules with diagnosis properties wher all diagnosis with property belong to ...
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group accepted that the currently impossible rules will be inactivated in NDMS. In th...
Martti Virtanen
13:03 Case #595 (Accepted): Swedish logic changes to outpatient DRG's
2019-03-11 Expert group
The national organisations should check the names of the DRG's and remove any reference to ...
Martti Virtanen
12:59 Case #594 (Accepted): Updates concerning Swedish NordDRG 2019 PR version
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group accepted that DF032 is linked to FXF024 that will currently not have any proper...
Martti Virtanen
12:47 Case #587 (Accepted): Split of DRG A20N (570) ‘Insertion or replacement of nervous system central...
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group accepted the last addition (for Swe).
Martti Virtanen
12:41 Case #572 (Accepted): Revision the grouping rules of DRG 041Q
2019-03-11 Expert group
The proposed changes were accepted.
Martti Virtanen
12:39 Case #568 (Accepted): Division of DRG 359O 'Uterine and adnexal procedures for non-malignancy, sh...
2019-03-11 Expert group
The case was open to remind countries of need form correction of names of the DRG's.
It is...
Martti Virtanen
12:36 Case #565 (Accepted): Change DGCAT för ICD-codes G94- and some G93-codes
Martti Virtanen
12:36 Case #565: Change DGCAT för ICD-codes G94- and some G93-codes
2019-03-11 Expert group
Expert group noted the last corrections and accepted them.
In the technical changes _Te...
Martti Virtanen
12:07 Case #502 (Accepted): DRG 316 Kidney failure – splitting into two groups– with and without cc and...
Martti Virtanen
12:06 Case #434 (Accepted): Candida infections as complicating dx
2019-03-11 Expert group
Even the additions were accepted for all countries (see Technical changes case #434-2.xlsx
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-21

16:11 Case #608: Codes with identical content must have same properties
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden 2019-03-21* (Swe ID C785)
We have now compared all subcodes ending with W with the corre...
Mats Fernström

2019-03-18

14:29 Case #620: Healthy person following sick
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden, 2019-03-18* (NPK ID C759)
At the meeting last week I objected to Martti’s positioning o...
Mats Fernström
13:55 Task #638: NordDRG 2019 combined definition tables.
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden, 2019-03-18*
What are the right headlines in the table Drglogic? Look at column A and B....
Mats Fernström
13:37 Case #622: Access procedures for dialysis
*Mats Fernström, NPK Sweden, 2019-03-18* (NPK ID C772)
At the meeting last week I answered to Martti’s questions. He...
Mats Fernström
11:20 Case #616: Discharge information (transfer) not available anymore, change of the grouping rules o...
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-3-18
This as a follow-up after the expertnetwork meeting.
Referring to the re...
Kristiina Kahur

2019-03-12

10:31 Case #640: Tracheostomy on newborns
2019-03-11 Expert group (Stockholm)
Expert group decided that the interventions for tracheotsomy
GBSB00 Tracheost...
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-10

06:14 Case #640: Tracheostomy on newborns
2019-03-10 Ralph Dahlgren
When grouping the Norwegian suggested diagnosis and procedure codes with the Swedish NordD...
Ralph Dahlgren

2019-03-08

17:43 Case #634: Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
2019-03-08 Ralph Dahlgren
The procedure code KDK40 Avlägsnande av artificiell sfinkter (KDK40 Removal of urethal sph...
Ralph Dahlgren
15:33 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
We do not have the total costs for these patients this year, we might have more costs on this next year. If Sweden ar... Hanne Osnes-Ringen
15:08 Case #640: Tracheostomy on newborns
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-3-8
There is no such newborns’ cases with tracheostomy (GBB00) and procedure with...
Kristiina Kahur
12:10 Case #640: Tracheostomy on newborns
2019-03-08 NCC (MV)
There is no proposed change.
The neontal groupin is placed separately before the outpatient a...
Martti Virtanen
12:17 Case #641: Missing plus signs in ICD field in Drglogic
2019-03-08 NCC (MV)
All these rules obviously must have ICD-code because there is either MDC, DGCAT or PDGPROP that...
Martti Virtanen
11:39 Case #637: Generell Anestesia affects the grouping incorrect
2019-03-08 NCC (MV)
The proposal affects only NordDRG Swe because the moved rules are specific to Swe.
The techni...
Martti Virtanen
10:51 Case #636: Removal and change of catheter for dialysis
2019-03-18 NCC(MV)
This is a fairly straigth forward case. If Iceland does not disagree we keep the mappings and add...
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-07

17:10 Case #637: Generell Anestesia affects the grouping incorrect
Finnish National DRG-Centre 2019-3-7
Currently, in Finnish version DRG 027 _Serious traumatic brain injury_ is not...
Kristiina Kahur
14:07 Version #639: NordDRG 2019 Swe definition tables
2019-03-07 Ralph Dahlgren
Since we have not Heard anything from Martti we decided to remove the faulting Excell-file...
Ralph Dahlgren
13:49 Case #635: Injection into the vocal cord
2019-03-07 NCC (MV)
The national version are quite different in this area (see technical changes). DRG 055P/C16O is...
Martti Virtanen
13:07 Case #634: Removal of urethal sphincter prothesis
2019-03-07 NCC (MV)
Based on the Finish cost per patient data, it seems possible to remove the property 11S11 from ...
Martti Virtanen
12:43 Case #633: Liposuction
2019-03-07 NCC (MV)
This case has a history. See case #527.
Liposuction is advertised to be be done with local ana...
Martti Virtanen
11:51 Case #632: TFG (Tjenesteforløpsgruppe)
2019-03-07 NCC (MV)
I support the discussion, see also my comment to case #631.
Martti Virtanen
11:43 Case #631: STG (Særtjenestegrupper) - specialized health care outside hospitals
2019-03-07 NCC (MV)
It is obvious that the cost of care arranged by the health care system but delivered outside the...
Martti Virtanen

2019-03-06

15:38 Case #630: Surgery - short therapy
2019-03-06 NCC (MV)
A simple way to solve the proposed grouping is to change the limit of lenth of stay (LOS) of sho...
Martti Virtanen
15:23 Case #629: Emergency care for short stay cases in DRG
2019-03-06 NCC (MV)
This proposal is incomplete.
1) The rules use a property 90X20 that does not exist. It must be...
Martti Virtanen
13:21 Case #628: Acquired hydrocephalus of newborn
2019-03-06 NCC (MV)
P91.7 'Acquired hydrocephalus of newborn' has been added by WHO some years. ago. It is in use i...
Martti Virtanen
12:38 Case #627: T855 groups to DRG 921O
2019-03-06 NCC (MV)
This proposal has two parts that are only loosely connected.
*First* the question what is t...
Martti Virtanen
 

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